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AllowMasterPageEditing property
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SPWebApplication.AllowMasterPageEditing property

Gets or sets a Boolean value that specifies whether users are allowed to edit master pages.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

public bool AllowMasterPageEditing { get; set; }

Property value

Type: System.Boolean
true if users can edit master pages; otherwise, false. The default value is true.


The current user is not a farm administrator.

This property is not meant to serve as a security feature, but as a convenience for administration of the Web application.

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